Traveling Salesperson


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Traveling Salesperson

A person who makes a living by going from place to place to sell products. For example, a traveling salesman may visit dental offices in various towns to sell dental supplies. A traveling salesperson generally earns a commission on sales.
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The problems that can arise in classifying a traveling salesperson were perhaps best illustrated in Hathaway.
As an example of how the point-radius method would be applied, the locality for our traveling salesperson would be assigned to his or her house, but the error radius would be 360 km (based on corner-to-corner distance across Wyoming).
In Niyitegyeka, the taxpayer was a traveling salesperson in training.
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Under this definition of the localization of employment, a traveling salesperson living in Wisconsin and working for a firm headquartered in Illinois, for example, would be covered in Wisconsin (with Wisconsin as the site of the localization of services) if the work (or most of it) was done there and if any work done outside the state was incidental and temporary.